Today’s Hindu Calendar – August 28, 2016 – Tithi, Vrat, Good Time, Nakshatra, Rashi and Festival



Tithi in Hindu Calendar on Sunday, August 28, 2016 (Today) – Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon in Hindu calendar and Panchang in most regions. It is Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon till 4:21 PM on August 28. Then onward it is Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon. All time based on India Standard Time.

How is August 28, 2016 as per Hindu Panchang? – It is not a good date.
           
Nakshatra – Ardra or Arudhara or Thiruvathirai Nakshatra till 11:21 AM on August 28. Then onward it is Punarvasu or Punirtham Nakshatram.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Ardra or Arudhara or Thiruvathirai Nakshatra till 9:18 AM on August 28. Then onward it is Punarvasu or Punirtham Nakshatra.

Rashi or Moon Sign – Mithuna Rashi.

In western parts of India (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and south Rajasthan), it is Mithuna Rashi.

Festivals, Vrat and Auspicious days – Ekadasi Fasting

Kali Yuga Year – 5118

Vikram Samvant 2073 – Bhadrapad Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon in Bhadrapad month in North India - Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Jammu and Kashmir.

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Shravan Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Durmukhi nama Samvatsar/ Shalivahana Saka 1938 – Shravan Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month in Maharashtra and Goa. (It is Shravan Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month till 3:22 PM on August 28. Then onward it is Shravan Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

Vikram Samvant 2072 - Shravan Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month. (It is Shravan Krishna Paksha Ekadasi Tithi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month till 3:22 PM on August 28. Then onward it is Shravan Krishna Paksha Dwadasi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon in Shravan month). This time is applicable only in western parts of India.

12th day of Avani Masam in Tamil Calendar followed in Tamil Nadu. (Durmukhanama Year)
12th day of Chingam Masam in Malayalam Calendar in Kerala. (Kolla Varsham 1192)
11th day of Bhadra Month in Calendars followed in Assam and Bengal. (Bengali Year 1423)

Bad Period on August 28, 2016
Rahukalam – 5:12 PM to 6:46 PM
Yamagandam – 12:27 PM to 2:02 PM
Gulikai – 3:37 PM to 5:11 PM
Durmuhurtham – 5:05 PM to 5:56 PM
Varjyam – 9:11 PM to 10:46 PM

Panchak (bad) – not present

Good Time on August 28, 2016
Abhijita Muhurta – 12:04 PM to 12:52 PM
Amirta Kalam – 11:33 PM on August 27 to 1:07 AM on August 28
Sarvartha Siddhi Yog – not present
Amrita Siddhi Yog – not present
Dwipushkar Yog – not present
Tripushkar Yog – not present

Yog – Siddhi (good) till 12:51 PM on August 28. Then onward it is Vyatipata (bad).

Karana – Bava (good) till 3:57 AM. Then onward it is Balava (good) till 3:22 PM. Then onward it is Kaulava (good).

Rest all hours that are not part of Bad Period are Good time. When bad period overlaps into good period that much time of bad period should be eliminated from good period.